Old Bank Bottom, Marsden, Huddersfield, HD7 6LW£235,000
2 bed Cottage, Huddersfield
This stone built period cottage occupies a delightful location tucked away on the outskirts of Marsden enjoying fabulous views from its elevated position. Formerly two cottages, it now offers a comfortable home and parking for at least two vehicles, and a delightful garden to the rear.
Full DetailsABOUT 3/4 OLD BANK BOTTOM This stone built period cottage occupies a delightful location tucked away on the outskirts of Marsden enjoying fabulous views from its elevated position. Formerly two cottages, it now offers a comfortable home with a well fitted dining kitchen, good sized lounge, first floor landing with study area, two double bedrooms with fitted wardrobes, and a sizeable bathroom with separate shower. The cottage is well presented and has lots of features including beams, mullioned windows, oak internal doors, gas fired central heating, and double glazing. There is parking for at least two vehicles, and a delightful garden to the rear. It is only a short distance from all the village amenities and train station in Marsden, nearby bus stops, plus you can take a short stroll down to the renowned 'Olive Branch Inn'.
GROUND FLOOR The timber and glazed entrance door opens into the lean-to entrance hall at the rear of the property.
ENTRANCE HALL A pleasant entrance area with oak wainscoting, utility cupboard with storage and plumbing for a washing machine, windows looking up the garden, two velux roof windows, tiled floor, and a timber and glazed door then leads into:-
DINING KITCHEN 18' 0" x 11' 9" (5.49m x 3.58m) Nicely fitted with a good range of oak fronted wall, drawer and base units having granite work surfaces over incorporating a 1½ bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap. There is a matching 'kidney' shaped island with matching cupboards and worktop. Appliances include a range cooker with extractor unit and glass splashback over, and an American style fridge/freezer. The kitchen also has ceiling spotlighting, under unit enhancer lighting, window through to the rear entrance hall, radiator cover and meter cupboard. There is space for a breakfast table, staircase rising to the first floor, and a pair of timber and glazed doors open out to the front and provide views across the valley.
LOUNGE 17' 11" x 14' 9" (5.46m x 4.5m) A good sized room with mullioned windows to the rear with views up the garden, a pair of timber and glazed doors to the front with views across the valley, mullioned window to the front, oak flooring, exposed beams, and a gas fired grate set into a 'Minster' style stone surround and hearth.
LANDING A split level landing with the first part having a mullioned window to the front with seat below, then two steps up to the main landing area which is spacious enough to use as a study area and has a mullioned window with views to the front, ceiling spotlighting, and an airing cupboard.
BEDROOM 1 11' 0" x 9' 9" (3.35m x 2.97m) Fitted with a bank of floor to ceiling wardrobes, ceiling spotlighting, nice radiator cover, and window to the rear with views of the garden.
BEDROOM 2 13' 2" x 10' 11" (4.01m x 3.33m) Again having fitted floor to ceiling wardrobes, two banks of mullioned windows with views of the rear garden, and ceiling spotlighting.
BATHROOM 10' 2" x 9' 1" (3.1m x 2.77m) Fitted with a white suite comprising a wash basin set into a vanity unit with cupboard beneath, bath with telephone style mixer tap and shower head set into an arched recess with mirrored walls, and an archway leads through to the low flush w.c. and shower cubicle with Mira shower over. The bathroom also has ceiling spotlighting, heated towel rail, and mullioned windows to the front offering views across the valley.
OUTSIDE The property is approached up a private block paved driveway that serves this and No.5 and which gives access to your own block paved parking area. At the rear you will find a stone flagged area giving way to a garden store and steps up to a delightful garden with lawn and well planted area of trees and shrubs.
TENURE We are informed that the property is freehold. You should ask your conveyancer to confirm this for you.
VIEWING By appointment with Wm. Sykes & Son.
LOCATION From the Olive Branch Inn on Manchester Road, proceed towards Marsden and after a short distance, turn left up the lane immediately after the row of terraced houses known as Bank Bottom Terrace, and take the first block paved driveway on the left which takes you up to the property. Alternatively, just park your car at the bottom of the lane and walk up.